Sermons on 2 Peter
2 Peter 1.1
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 26 March 2017
Here the essence of apostolic preaching is seen:- precious faith (the door to blessing) defined; how knowledge is vital to advance; God's provision of everything needed for spiritual life, and also the sense in which we are partakers of the divine nature.
Bible Study— Dr Peter Masters | 7:30pm | Wednesday 17 August 2011
2 Peter 1.5
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 2 April 2017
The new life embraced by the gift of faith is to be 'adorned' by virtue, knowledge and temperance. Here is what they are, how they are cultivated by the Spirit's help, how they add to each other, and how they save churches from decline.
2 Peter 1.5, 2 Peter 1.5
Bible Study— Dr Peter Masters | 7:30pm | Wednesday 28 August 2013
2 Peter 1.6
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To enjoy the multiplying of God's blessing, faith must be clothed with seven virtues. Here, patience (endurance) is defined with (biblical) hindrances and helps. Also, here is godliness, shown to mean reverence, and its powerful influence is our spiritual lives.
2 Peter 1.7
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 30 April 2017
Brotherly love, and how it differs from 'charity' (agape love). Here are its characteristics, benefits, helps and hindrances. Also, how love can become a vice, and how all the graces in the silver chain gain assurance and a foretaste of Heaven.
2 Peter 1.16
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 7 May 2017
The Old and the New Testaments magnificently authenticate each other through the fulfilling of prophecy in the marvellous Person and work of Christ. Here is the self-interpreting nature of the Bible, its sufficiency, and the right of private judgement, and how these are honoured.
2 Peter 1.19
Thanksgiving Service— Dr Peter Masters | 7:30pm | Wednesday 20 October 2021
2 Peter 2.1
Teaching Sermon— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 14 May 2017
A seemingly negative chapter is crammed with profound comments on false teachers and the immense danger of association. It reviews their infiltration of the church throughout time, and warns believers of growing used to surrounding worldliness and the power of secret sin. See more sermons on 2 Peter.
2 Peter 3.1-7
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 21 May 2017
From false teachers in the churches, Peter turns to our vulnerability to the godless worldview of the last days, how it is prophesied in both testaments, its motivation, its underlying contempt for accountability, and its wilful rejection of creation, design and morality.
2 Peter 3.8
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 28 May 2017
'One day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.' Reflection on God's view of time, the certainty of final dissolution of all things, and the believer's duty to look for that day and shun materialism.
2 Peter 3.17
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 11 June 2017
The apostle urges growing union with the Lord and inner peace by keeping in view the day of the Lord, reflecting on the reason for Christ's delay – the salvation of the redeemed – and by building knowledge and stability in the Word of God.
2 Peter 3.17
— Dr Peter Masters | 11:00am | Sunday 18 June 2017
The closing admonition of the epistle is a stirring appeal for vigilance in keeping our souls, coupled with a plea for lifelong growth in the gifts given at conversion, and consciousness of Christ's love. Here is what these are, and how they should deepen.